Chapter 5. The Role of Balancing Selection in the Maintenance of Biochemical Polymorphisms in Salmonid Populations

  1. Yuri P. Altukhov,
  2. Elena A. Salmenkova and
  3. Vladimir T. Omelchenko

Published Online: 13 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470999530.ch5

Salmonid Fishes: Population Biology, Genetics and Management

Salmonid Fishes: Population Biology, Genetics and Management

How to Cite

Altukhov, Y. P., Salmenkova, E. A. and Omelchenko, V. T. (eds) (2000) The Role of Balancing Selection in the Maintenance of Biochemical Polymorphisms in Salmonid Populations, in Salmonid Fishes: Population Biology, Genetics and Management, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470999530.ch5

Editor Information

  1. Vavilov General Genetics Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 11 MAY 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632055876

Online ISBN: 9780470999530

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Keywords:

  • biochemical polymorphism;
  • salmanoid;
  • stationary distributions;
  • genotype distributions;
  • gene frequencies

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Analysis of stationary distributions

  • Analysis of the genotype distributions and the correlations of gene frequencies in successive generations of the same subpopulations

  • Analysis of genotype distributions at early and late stages of ontogenesis

  • Interrelated variability of monogenic and polygenic traits

  • Comparison of observed and demographically predicted levels of spatial genetic differentiation

  • Conclusion